Email Address Collection Note
Some of the services on this website allow you to send us an email. We will use the information you provide, such as email address or phone number, only to respond to your inquiry. Keep in mind that email transmissions are not encrypted by default, so we suggest you do not send sensitive information such as Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, or bank account information via such CONTACT FORMS.
If such information is required, it will be via a web page that clearly states the page and that its transmission of information is secure and encrypted. All electronic messages received from visitors are deleted when no longer needed.”
Third-Party Websites and Applications
Matchwithout.com uses commenting and social media plug-ins and third-party websites. We use those third-party services to interact with visitors and to build our community on social media and other platforms. We also use these third-party services to measure the number of visitors to our website, to interact with visitors on the site, and make our website more useful to visitors.
In such cases, the third-party application may request an email address, username, password, internet protocol (IP) address, and geographic location for account registration or sign-in purposes. We do not use those third-party websites or services to collect personal information from individuals. Any personal information collected by the third-party website will not be stored or transmitted by us has no control over or access to specific login information or any other sensitive personal information provided to third-party websites.”
Information for Tracking and Customization (Cookies) With Other Similar Technologies
We collect and temporarily store certain information about your visit to help us to better align our content and the website design with your needs. The information these cookies collect includes:
- The domain you access our website from
- Your computer’s IP address
- The date and time you accessed the site
- The operating system of your computer
- The browser you’re using to access our site
- The Universal Resource Locators (URLs) of the pages you visit on our website
- Your username, if you’ve logged into the site
- The URL of the site you came from if you clicked a link there that brought you to our website
We may share this information internally with employees or third-party contractors as needed. This information is only used to improve the website and enhance our visitors’ experience. Raw data logs are only retained temporarily for site management purposes
(“we,” and “us”) respects and always takes the security of your personal information very seriously. We take many precautions to ensure that the information we collect is secure and inaccessible to anyone outside of our organization. These precautions include advanced access controls to limit access to that information to only internal personnel who require access to that information. We also use numerous security technologies to protect all data stored on our servers and related systems. Our security measures are regularly upgraded and tested to ensure they are effective.
(1) Use internal access controls so only limited personnel have access to your information.
(2) Anyone with access to user information is trained on all relevant security and compliance policies.
(3) Servers that store visitor information is regularly backed up to protect against loss.
(4) All information is secured through modern security technologies like secure socket layer (SSL), encryption, firewalls, and secure passwords.
All-access safeguards described above are in place to prevent unauthorized access by outsiders to information stored on or transmitted by our systems.”
Important NOTE On Choice, Access, and Redress
“You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
(1) Ask for a list of personal information we have about you if any.
(2) Request a change, correction, or deletion of your personal information.
(3) Request that we avoid collecting anything in the future (opt-out).
Whenever we collect any sensitive information (such as social security numbers or credit card information), the information is encrypted and securely transmitted. You are able to confirm this by looking for the ‘lock’ icon in the browser address bar, and also confirm that the URL link starts with ‘https.’
Although our Service is a general audience service, we restrict the use of our Service to individuals age 18 and above. We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under 18 years of age, and no part of the Service is directed to children under the age of 18.
However, If you learn that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, you may alert us If we learn that we have collected any personal information from children under 18, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
California Privacy Rights
Under California’s “Shine the Light” law, California residents who provide personal information in obtaining products or services for personal, family, or household use are entitled to request and obtain from us once a calendar year information about the customer information we shared, if any, with other businesses for their own direct marketing uses.
Please be aware that not all information sharing is covered by the “Shine the Light” requirements and only information on covered sharing will be included in our response.